Bluford Family History

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Bluford Name Meaning

Possibly English, a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. The name occurs in records of the 19th century but is now very rare if not extinct in the British Isles. In the U.S. it is found chiefly in TX and TN.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Benford, Elford, Bedford, Byford, Morford, Shuford, Alford, Binford

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Bluford Family Origin

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Bluford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bluford family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bluford. The most common Bluford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Bluford's were Farmers.

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Bluford Historical Records

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Bluford Life Expectancy

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